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Wesleyan announces returns for 2000

Wesleyan has announced positive returns for its growth trust, life managed fund and pensions managed fund.

The Wesleyan Growth Trust has returned 4 per cent in 2000, against a Micropal average of minus 4.3 per cent, giving a ranking of 31st out of 290 funds.

The Wesleyan Life Managed Fund returned 3.4 per cent over the last year, compared to a Micropal average of minus 2.1 per cent. The Wesleyan Pensions Managed Fund returned 2.1 per cent over 2000.

Wesleyan Assurance Society investment director Mike Lewis says: “The last 18 months have demonstrated more clearly than ever the difference between investment and speculation.”

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